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Moonstone Poetry @ Toast Cafe

J. Scott Brownlee is a poet-of-place from Llano, Texas, and author of Requiem for Used Ignition Cap. His work appears widely and includes the chapbooks Highway or Belief, Ascension, and On the Occasion Of the Last Old Camp Meeting in

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Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub

James Feichthaler is co-founder of a group of poets called ‘The Dead Bards of Philadelphia,’ and quite a few of his poems have appeared in respectable E-zines and lit-mags, and quite a few of them have not.     “Robert

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The Poetry of Places in Philly

Sabastian Aqudelo invites Whitman and Auden behind the scenes, into the aspiration, struggle and resignation behind the swinging doors. To the Bone is an unexpected, bracing debut.” (Mark Doty)     Lynn Hoffman used his degree in cultural anthropology to

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Moonstone GOLD Presents: Gerald Stern and Anne Marie Macari

Gerald Stern has been called an “American original,” “a sometimes comic, sometimes tragic visionary.” Over dozens of books, and decades of teaching and activism, Stern has emerged as one of America’s most celebrated and irascible poets. Stern’s poetry frequently references

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Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub

Leonard Gontarek is the author of six books of poems, including, Take Your Hand Out of My Pocket, Shiva, nominated for the Paterson Poetry Prize and the William Carlos William Poetry Award. His poems have appeared in American Poetry Review,

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Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub

Faye Chevalier is the nonfiction editor of APIARY Magazine. Her poems have appeared in places like Bedfellows, The Horse-Less Review, and elsewhere. Find her on Twitter @bratcore.     Sean Hanrahan is a poet originally hailing from Dale City, Virginia. He has

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Moonstone GOLD Presents: Samuel R. Delany

Samuel R. Delany is an American author, professor and literary critic. His work includes fiction, memoir, criticism, and essays on sexuality and society. His science fiction novels include Babel-17, The Einstein Intersection (winners of the Nebula Award for 1966 and 1967 respectively), Nova, Dhalgren, and the Return to Nevèrÿon series. After winning four Nebula awards

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Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub

Susan Firer is author of The Transit of Venus. She is a recipient of a Milwaukee County Artist Fellowship, a Wisconsin Board Fellowship, the Lorine Niedecker Award, and a NEA Creative Writing Fellowship . She has poems in over 35

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Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub

Ryan Eckes is the author of Valu-Plus, Old News, and when i come here. His Master’s thesis, Stolen Cars, was a winner of the Frances Israel Manuscript Prize. His poems have appeared in Sugar Mule, Apiary, Elective Affinities, The Rumpus,

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Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub

Blaine Martin’s manuscript, A Letter to Charles Atlas, was awarded the honor of Pass with Distinction. Blaine now lives in Media, Pennsylvania where he works in the technology sector and writes poetry. His poems have appeared in Shaking Like a

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